Elizabeth Bryan

Senior Scientist
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Bio

Elizabeth Bryan is a Senior Scientist in the Environment and Production Technology Division at the International Food Policy Research Institute, where she conducts policy-relevant research on gender, sustainable agricultural production, climate-smart agriculture, small-scale irrigation and the water-energy-food nexus. She has considerable experience integrating gender into large, interdisciplinary research programs involving multiple CGIAR centers and other partners. Bryan is skilled at analyzing quantitative and qualitative data for gender research, has published numerous articles based on her work and regularly presents research results to diverse audiences, including at policy workshops, trainings and international conferences. She holds an M.A. in Development Economics from American University, a B.A. from Wagner College, and is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Hohenheim.